Marine Institute

The EU Commission will host a public walk-in exhibition “Research in Action”

July 6, 2012

Research in Action July 2012

From Monday 9 to Friday 20 July, the European Commission Representation will host the "Research in Action" exhibition at European Union House, 18 Dawson Street, Dublin 2.


The exhibition will be open to the public on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Monday 9 to Friday 20 July, with the exception of Wednesday 11 July, when it will be closed to the public.

The Walk-in Exhibition will showcase EU funded FP7 research projects with Irish partners.  

Three Marine Projects will be featured:  

CORALFISH (www.eu-fp7-coralfish.net) - find out more about a coral reef discovered off the West coast of Ireland – NUIGalway / Marine Institute

STANDPOINT (www.fp7-standpoint.eu) - see a demonstration of a new-to-the-world wave energy convertor - WaveBob         

MyOCEAN (www.myocean.eu) – learn about ocean monitoring using satellites – Marine Institute  

You can also find out how robots can assist our daily living, take part in the Sugar Molecules Contest,  assess your risk of developing type 2 diabetes.  

For more information see: www.euireland.ie